NYU-Poly News

An Artist with Big Ideas

From June 26 through July 2, 2013, a carefully curated group of thinkers and leaders from around the world gathered in Colorado for the Aspen Ideas Festival, a series of lectures, classes and...

Launching Their Futures

By the time Demo Day rolled around on August 8, the young entrepreneurs who had been chosen to take part in NYU’s Summer Launchpad had been through 10 grueling but exciting weeks of education...

Launching Their Futures

By the time Demo Day rolled around on August 8, the young entrepreneurs who had been chosen to take part in NYU’s Summer Launchpad had been through 10 grueling but exciting weeks of education...

NYU WIRELESS Moves into World-Class Research Space

NYU WIRELESS faculty and students have completed their move into 13,500 square feet of world-class research space, with four labs for wireless research, computing, and medical applications. The lab...

NYU-Poly launches a summer of K-12 exploration

They ranged from nervous middle-schoolers who had never ventured far from their own urban neighborhoods to those accustomed to striding the corridors of power in Washington, D.C. Still, every person...

NYU-Poly Team Heads to Solar Decathlon

The U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon, launched in 2002, is an award-winning program that challenges collegiate teams to design, build and operate solar-powered houses that are cost-effective...

Annual Rosenthal and Brownstein Awards given to PhD students Nivan Ferreira and Samah Saeed

The NYU-Poly Department of Computer Science and Engineering is pleased to announce this year's winners of its two annual departmental awards. PhD Student Nivan Roberto Ferreira received...

PIAA Elects Gerald Dawes as Incoming President

At the recent 2013 Annual Meeting and Election of the Polytechnic Institute Alumni Association (PIAA), alumni mingled in the Regna Lounge as morning sun streamed through the trees outside the windows...

A Fresh Look at the Founding Fathers

It must be thrilling for a nonfiction author to see his book highlighted in the respected periodical Kirkus Reviews, especially when the critic enthuses, “[This is] groundbreaking history not...

Chatting with the Author: David Lefer

David Lefer, the author of the newly released volume The Founding Conservatives: How a Group of Unsung Heroes Saved the American Revolution, Director of the Innovation and Technology Forum and an...